CDS 2019 Transfer Admission

Fall Applicants 

D1. Does your institution enroll transfer students? Yes

May transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned
from course work completed at other colleges/universities? Yes

 

D2. Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking
transfer students in Fall 2019. Includes all who submitted any part of their application.

  Applicants Admitted applicants Enrolled applicants
Men 493 280 228
Women 934 483 380
Total 1,427 763 608

Application for Admission

D3. Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll: Fall, Spring, and Summer

 

D4. Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must
apply as an entering freshman? Under 18 hours, students must meet both beginning Freshmen and transfer requirements.  

If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure?
18 Credit Hours

 

D5. Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:

  Required of all Recommended for all Recommended for some Required for some Not required
High school transcript       X  
College transcript(s) X        
Essay or personal statement         X
Interview         X
Standardized test scores       X  
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) X        

 

D6. If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify
(on a 4.0 scale): 2.35 for those with fewer than 18 hours

 

D7. If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify
(on a 4.0 scale): 2.0

 

D8. List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants:

1. A student transferring to Southeastern must be eligible to reenter the college or
university from which the student is transferring.
   
2 Must have a 2.0 on all college work
   
3. Students with fewer than 18 hours must meet beginning freshman criteria. Those with
18 or more hours must have a “C” or higher on college-level English and Math

 

D9. List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer
students. If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, place a check
mark in the “Rolling admission” column.

  Priority date Closing date Notification date Reply date Rolling admission
Fall July 15  August 1     X
Spring  December 1 December 15     X
Summer May 1  May 15     X

 

D10. Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?
Not Applicable

 

D11. Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable:
All transfer applicants, including those with fewer than 18 hours earned, must provide
official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.

Transfer Credit Policies

D12. Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:
D
D13. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:

68 Credit Hours
(100 or 200 level courses only)
D14. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:

68 Credit Hours
(no technical/vocation courses and no varsity sports)
D15. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn
an associate’s degree: At least the final 30 hours; at least one-half of the hours required in the major
field or fields; at least 25% of credit semester hours must be earned through Southeastern.
D16. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at our institution to earn
a bachelor’s degree: At least the final 30 hours; at least one-half of the hours required in the major
field or fields; at least 25 % of credit semester hours must be earned through Southeastern.
D17. Describe other transfer credit policies:

 

 

Military ServiceTransfer Credit Policies 

D18. Does your institution accept the following military/veteran transfer credits: 

American Council on Education (ACE)                                Yes
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)                       Yes
DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)                     Yes

D19.

Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred based on military education
evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE):

Number: 45 semester hours

Unit type: Credits must be acceptable to the curriculum in which the student enrolls and must
not duplicate other college credit earned.

Honorably discharged veterans may be allowed credit for kinesiology and certain other
courses.

Credit may be granted for service schools where equivalence in terms of college courses
has been recommended for college credit in the “Guide to the Evaluation of Educational
Experience in the Armed Services,” published by the American Council on Education
(ACE).

D20.

Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred based on Department of
Defense supported prior learning assessments (College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
or DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)):

Number: 45 semester hours

Unit Type: Credit is given at Southeastern for CLEP General Mathematics Examination.

Transfer students with CLEP General Credit, other than mathematics, on their transcript
are encouraged to take the CLEP Subject Examinations or Departmental Examinations,
which the University accepts for credit.

Credit will be granted for CLEP Examinations in the course(s) are listed on the student’s
official transcript with a passing grade or the equivalent, and are within the policies
for credit at Southeastern.

D21.

Are the military/veteran credit transfer policies published on your website? No

D22.

Describe other military/veteran transfer credit policies unique to your institution:

Credit is not granted for National Guard service.

Students may not receive credit through CLEP in courses in which the student has earned
a final grade at an accredited college or university.

 

Back to CDS 2019 Table of Contents